Policies that prevent ferries and other vessels from overloading passengers are important because they set standards that operators generally follow.
Texas A&M's Disaster IQ app sets out to streamline vital information while also educating communities with a resilience strategy during emergencies.
A NASA satellite designed to precisely measure changes in Earth's ice sheets, glaciers, sea ice and vegetation was launched into polar orbit from California.
New York City is piloting a new system that enables electric vehicle drivers to charge their cars etc., by plugging them into a lamppost.
If anyone with a computer and a 3D printer will soon have the ability to produce 3D-printed guns, how quickly will policymakers respond with new laws?
Advice from an expert: There are many things wheelchair users and others with disabilities can do to be actively prepared for an emergency.
FirstNet Launches, Giving Police and Firefighters a Dedicated Wireless Network and Infinite Possibilities
Officers and firefighters were using their private phones to help them do their jobs, but departments that sign on to FirstNet will provide phones that can be used on the network and eventually will be outfitted with specialized apps.
Free active shooter training programs like the one offered by Fire Rescue 1 are an important resource for public safety departments.
The National Safety Council recently released recommendations to prevent fatigue in Emergency Medical Services.
EMS on the Hill: EMTs and paramedics come together to meet with Members of Congress and their staff about issues affecting Emergency Medical Services.